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Scan Guage alternative (far better) for under $40

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by pyro13g, Jan 21, 2011.

  1. Apr 13, 2011 at 6:32 PM
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    bull3t12

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    i got mine in and cant get the password right for the bluetooth connection i tried all the basic ones like:1234 0000 1111 2222 3333 4444 and so on any suggestions???? its really bugging me not being able to use it
     
  2. Apr 14, 2011 at 5:34 AM
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    pyro13g

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    Go back to the eBay page you bought it from it should tell you the password on it or it should be on the paper that came with the unit. Mine was 1234
     
  3. May 17, 2011 at 10:01 AM
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    So I bought one of the ELM327's off Ebay last night. I believe I'll need to enter vehicle weight so it can calculate HP/TQ, etc. What does my 07 DC TRD O/R weigh?
     
  4. May 17, 2011 at 10:13 AM
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    I have a Scan Guage II but one of these would work great with the Viewsonic G-Tablet I own. it's nice 10 inch display of the gauges would be fun.
     
  5. May 18, 2011 at 5:42 AM
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    wish i could make it work with my Ipad... the larger display would be nice!
     
  6. May 18, 2011 at 6:07 AM
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    0BlackTaco6

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    subed. just ordered one. top rated seller $20.50 shipped.
     
  7. May 18, 2011 at 10:29 AM
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    Does any that is using this have a supercharger. I am wondering if the Boost guage would be accurate.
     
  8. May 18, 2011 at 10:50 AM
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    Can somebody post a link to where they purchased? Thanks!
     
  9. May 18, 2011 at 3:39 PM
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    0BlackTaco6 Ive got tiger blood

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    eBay bud. Just search obd II bluetooth
     
  10. May 18, 2011 at 4:14 PM
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    When can I remotely start and/or unlock my car, or know fuel and air pressures by looking at my smart phone?
     
  11. May 19, 2011 at 8:15 AM
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    ordered one last night. made sure i got one from the US so it should b here soon
     
  12. May 22, 2011 at 7:06 PM
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    i wass just looking at this gonna have to get me one of these
     
  13. May 31, 2011 at 7:59 PM
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    Here you go :) Its a bit pricey but it works great!

    http://www.viper.com/smartstart/


    I think i might have to get one of these, looks pretty sweet! Thanks for the post!
     
  14. Jun 3, 2011 at 4:49 PM
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    I bought one of these, just got it in the mail, I have 1 problem, when i try to pair with the the obd, it says problem comunicating with the device! Anybody have any ideas? i could use some help.
     
  15. Jun 3, 2011 at 7:00 PM
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    You have blutooth enabled? I assume you must if it says problem communicating... maybe a bad unit??
     
  16. Jun 3, 2011 at 7:11 PM
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    Im sure the obd is defective, now i jusst have the pain of returnig it, frustrating...
    thanks.
     
  17. Jun 5, 2011 at 1:55 PM
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    Yeah, that sucks, sorry i couldn't help you.

    Does anyone know if the mpg readings have any accuracy? Like compared to scangauge?
     
  18. Jun 14, 2011 at 9:24 AM
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    Have same problem, to lazy to return the damn thing!
     
  19. Jun 14, 2011 at 11:06 PM
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    Well the company I bought from is going to refund me my money because it cost too much to return or ship a new one. Maybe I will try again with another cmpany.
     
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